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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Exercise-WHITE FEMALES

During the past month, did you participate in any physical activities or exercises such as running, calisthenics, golf, gardening, or walking for exercise?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 7,047 5,312 76.4 75.2-77.6 1,735 23.6 22.4-24.8
AGE
18-24 315 266 83.6 78.1-88.0 49 16.4 12.0-21.9
25-34 968 798 82.8 79.8-85.5 170 17.2 14.5-20.2
35-44 1,236 992 80.8 78.0-83.3 244 19.2 16.7-22.0
45-54 1,320 1,017 75.6 72.5-78.4 303 24.4 21.6-27.5
55-64 1,233 891 73.0 69.8-76.0 342 27.0 24.0-30.2
65-74 1,039 734 72.2 68.8-75.4 305 27.8 24.6-31.2
75+ 902 585 65.8 61.9-69.4 317 34.2 30.6-38.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 915 524 58.6 54.6-62.6 391 41.4 37.4-45.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,080 1,422 68.9 66.3-71.3 658 31.1 28.7-33.7
Some Post-H.S. 1,874 1,492 80.5 78.3-82.6 382 19.5 17.4-21.7
College Graduate 2,170 1,869 86.2 84.3-87.8 301 13.8 12.2-15.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 742 451 61.4 57.0-65.7 291 38.6 34.3-43.0
$15,000- 24,999 1,099 754 68.6 65.1-71.9 345 31.4 28.1-34.9
$25,000- 34,999 781 572 73.3 69.1-77.1 209 26.7 22.9-30.9
$35,000- 49,999 910 707 77.3 73.9-80.4 203 22.7 19.6-26.1
$50,000-74,999 879 738 83.6 80.4-86.3 141 16.4 13.7-19.6
$75,000+ 1,008 887 87.2 84.5-89.5 121 12.8 10.5-15.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,320 1,434 63.7 61.2-66.1 886 36.3 33.9-38.8
No 4,585 3,777 82.4 81.1-83.7 808 17.6 16.3-18.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 99 73 74.1 62.8-83.0 26 25.9 17.0-37.2
Non-Veteran 6,924 5,218 76.4 75.2-77.6 1,706 23.6 22.4-24.8
Currently Serving 20 20 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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